So you want to be a Non-executive Director?



Designed for individuals who aspire to become non-executive directors, this workshop looks at how to go about positioning yourself for that all important first role.

Key focus areas

Learning on how to:

  • Obtain the necessary knowledge and skills
  • Position your CV appropriately
  • Build your personal brand in the governance space
  • Keep a look out for NED vacancies
  • Conduct yourself in the interview
  • Consider whether the position is appropriate for you before accepting
  • Get the most value out of an induction
  • Tips to settling in on a new board
  • Commit to continuous professional development

The workshop is designed to be interactive and is run by recognised experts in the field of governance.

Output from the programme will include a journal containing each delegate’s:

  • Director competencies checklist and development plan
  • Elevator pitch
  • Completed CV checklist
  • Networking tips document
  • Action items for monitoring of vacancies
  • Board interview tips document
  • Tips to settling in on a new board
  • CPD/mentoring plan/actions

 Programme Facilitator

Sarita Martin


One Full day: 08h30 - 16h00                                                                                                                         

Presentation fees (Excludes VAT) 

Fellow Members: R 2 196.97
Subscription Paying Member: R 2 636.36
Other: R 3 295.45

 Includes : refreshments, lunch, course material


 Request as an In-House programme

  *For more than 8+ delegates

Terms & Conditions

Item Name Posted By Date Posted
IoDSA Full Terns & Conditions PDF (967.13 KB) Administration 2018/10/01